pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide shampoo - topical, Medi-Lice, R & C
GENERIC NAME: PYRETHRINS AND PIPERONYL BUTOXIDE SHAMPOO - TOPICAL (pie-RETH-rins/pip-ER-oh-nill)
BRAND NAME(S): Medi-Lice, R & C
USES: This medication is used to treat lice, which are tiny insects that can infest and irritate the scalp (head lice), the pubic area (crabs), or the body. This medication works by paralyzing and killing lice.
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